News | July 8th 2021

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Originally published in Campaign US by Campaign staff

Code and Theory

Owned by Stagwell Group, Code and Theory made a big impression in 2020 with the high-profile appointment of its first chief creative officer, Amy Carvajal, previously executive creative director at Wunderman Thompson. Its challenge was then to build on the capture of the Xerox account early in 2020.

Code and Theory achieved this with solid wins in the shape of energy company Con Edison and the Washington Football Team, which selected the agency ahead of a rebranding, including selecting a permanent team name.

Shortlisted for Campaign US’s Digital Innovation Agency of the Year, in January Code and Theory made a significant acquisition, buying digital shop Kettle to boost content production and e-commerce resources.

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We Are a Digital-First Creative Agency

What We Do

Born in 2001, Code and Theory is a digital-first creative agency that sits at the center of creativity and technology. With a global client roster of Fortune 100s and start-ups alike, we crave the hardest problems to solve and create end-to-end solutions that flex to meet the needs of today’s ever-changing business landscape.

Our Services

We provide a range of offerings built to support the entire ecosystem.

  • Data, Research & Testing

    Our data-driven approach enables us to understand every aspect of end-to-end consumer journeys, and powers our work from start to finish.

  • Business, Consulting & Design Transformation

    We work with our clients not only to define and deliver products, services and communications, but also to design the business itself.

  • Transformational Technology

    We help our clients reinvent their technical infrastructure and roadmap in order to deliver for the needs of today and tomorrow.

  • Services, Platforms & Products

    We create best-in-class platforms built around both the user and the business goals, often extending into connected physical expressions.

  • Integrated Marketing

    We deliver the right messages to new and existing customers across the entire ecosystem.

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Code and Theory is a proud member of Stagwell Group. Stagwell is the challenger network built to transform marketing. We deliver scaled creative performance for the world’s most ambitious brands, connecting culture-moving creativity with leading-edge technology to harmonize the art and science of marketing. Led by entrepreneurs, our 13,000+ specialists in 34+ countries are unified under a single purpose: to drive effectiveness and improve business results for their clients. Join us at www.stagwellglobal.com